Warm and Cozy Family Cottage in Canada by Superkül

True to its name, Toronto-based architectural and design practice Superkül has created a “super cool” cabin for a small family that is equally warm and cozy. Located in a lake near Bracebridge in Canada, the cottage blends well with nature given its exteriors composed of slatted cedar planks. Neutral colors fill the interiors that radiate the welcoming atmosphere of the whole place. [via inthralld]


Modern Weekend Cottage by Pokorny Architekti

Bratislava-based studio Pokorny Architekti designed the Weekend House located in Nosice, Slovakia. This 130 square meter modern cottage was completed in 2011. Weekend House by Pokorny Architekti: At the beginning of the Weekend House project, the concept was to have a ‘cottage somewhere with beautiful surroundings’ and the site was preferably somewhere in the mountains of Central Slovakia and should be a log house – cottage. Since the home owner […]


Charming + Historic Railway Cottage

Architecture firm Zecc Architects in partnership with ZW6 Interiors designed the renovation and careful preservation of a railway cottage turned into a home. This residential remodel project is located Santpoort-Noord of the Netherlands. Photos by Cornbread Works


Dreamy Cottage in Long Island

Gray Organschi Architecture, a studio based in Connecticut, designed the addition of a small guest cottage in Long Island. This serene getaway built with strong geometric forms overlooks the Long Island Sound and the Thimble Islands. Cottage by  Gray Organschi Architecture: This small guest house stands in an upland meadow dotted with large oaks and granite outcroppings, a new addition to an enclave of house, garage, and barn overlooking Long Island Sound […]


Off the Grid Cottage in Great Barrier Island

Fearon Hay Architects, a studio based in Auckland, New Zealand, have designed the Storm Cottage completed in 2012. Storm Cottage by Fearon Hay Architects: Located on the east coast of Great Barrier Island – a black rough sawn timber box sits looking north to the sea. The dark exterior palette is completed with a layer of perforated metal screens. This operable layer allows the moderation of light / air and protection both […]


Delicious + Modern Danish Cottage

What’s your idea of a summer home? Is it all about enjoying and relaxing indoors as well as outdoors? If yes, this yummy Danish cottage is a perfect example of that. Massive windows let the warm sunlight in, giving you good view of the greenery around. It has a great reading nook and a lovely shower in the backyard. Designed by architect Henriette Michaelsen. Photos by Andreas Mikkel Hansen


Old Train Station Converted Into a Cottage

Somewhere in Switzerland is this strange little cottage which offers panoramic views of the mountains was completely refurbished train station that has retained elements of its past. Seeing old railways on one side and beautiful mountains on the other makes its location even more special. [via marieclairemaison]


Hill-Maheux Cottage in Quebec, Canada

This unique place called Hill-Maheux Cottage is located in Val-des-Monts, Quebec, Canada. The cottage was designed by Ottawa-based studio Kariouk Associates. Design Challenge: In this small, weekend and vacation retreat, the clients and their daughter seek to take refuge from the world. As such, the home is introverted; but the clients also desired that the house achieve a maximum connection to its beautiful, forested, lake-side site. Last, it is important to note […]


Inside the Charming Wentworth Falls Cottage

Find delightful vintage items, striking decor inside this super charming dwelling in Australia. Humble home to Jane and Michael Frosh and their three children in NSW’s Wentworth Falls. Equally beautiful is their caravan called Carrie the caravan for guests. And finally, here’s the guest room. Sweet Carrie the caravan! [via homelife]


Classic Cottage Home on a Rock

It’s like another day at camp. Except this one is  actually Jurgen Kiehl‘s home. Built on a rock slab, the uneven lot has given playful options for German architect homeowner. Jurgen designed each space with it’s own patio. Good place for the free-spirit and warm summer days. [via Dwell and trendir.com]